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report an incident or injury

If there is a serious injury or illness, a death or a dangerous incident, there are some things you must do.

If there is an injury, illness or death in your workplace there are some things you must do to meet your obligation as an employer.

These include:

  • provide first aid and make sure your worker gets the right care in a timely manner
  • notify your insurer of any injury or illness within 48 hours
  • record it in your register of injuries
  • help your worker to recover at work.